• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Responsibility for managing data falls on the cloud customer. In this 7-video course, learners explore data storage, threats, and security mitigations to help ensure data protection. Examine security techniques such as hashing, data masking, data tokenization, and data loss prevention. This course can be used in preparation for the (ISC)2 Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) exam. Begin by looking at various technologies associated with data asset security and protection. Examine Amazon Web Services storage types including long-term, ephemeral, and raw-disk. Learn how to differentiate between data owner and data custodian, including risk profile, risk appetite, and responsibility. Look at potential threats associated with storage types including ISO/IEC 27040. Learn about encryption for Microsoft Azure virtual machine disks, and about key management, which involves creating an Azure Key Vault and key. Discover how to generate files hashes using Microsoft PowerShell. Look at data masking, or enabling Microsoft Azure SQL Database dynamic masking (obfuscation), and data tokenization technologies. Finally, learn about data loss prevention by configuring Microsoft Azure Information Protection.

Learning Objectives

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Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Executive Cyber Leadership
  • Systems Architecture
  • Threat Analysis
  • Vulnerability Assessment and Management